Rare French Berge Mother of Pearl Hafted Silver Bladed Folding Fruit Knife. The mother of pearl handle is plain and has a a large engraved silver cap at the the top and bottom of the handle. There is a engraved silver blade with a makers mark of AH on it, as well as a steel blade. The mother of pearl handle is encased around the border with engraved silver which is also along the edge of the silver blade as well. The knife dates to around 1730.
Condition:Good. The mother of pearl handle has two cracks on one side of the handle, and the steel blade has been worn away. Length of the knife open is 8 Inches and closed is 4.25 Inches.